Full Body Coverup Swimsuit Stinger Suit Dive Skin UV Protective Swimwear UPF50+ For Women Men Girls and Boys
EcoStinger produce UV Protection Full Body Swimsuits, Stinger Suits, Dive Skins, Sunsuits, Swim Leggings, UV Hoods, and UV Gloves which provide UPF50+ sun protection blocking over 97.5% of the sun UVA and UVB radiation; Protect the skin against Jellyfish Stingers, Sea Lice and Sandfly; Quick drying, keeping the skin breathable and cool; Fabric is resistant to swimming pools substances retaining shape, elasticity and colors; Flatlock stitch seams prevent Chafing; No treatment applied to fabric to enhance its UV protection or elastic ability, does not include rubber or neoprene material; Recommended for all type of water sports activities including swimming, snorkeling, diving, surfing, sailing, water skiing, parasailing, windsurfing, rowing, scuba diving, paddling, competitive swim, also can be worn under a wetsuit or dive suit for easier donning; Suitable for warm and lukewarm water temperature starting from 20 °C (70 °F), can be used below this temperature if you enjoy cooler waters; also can be used in heated pools and hot weather conditions due to the ability of the fabric to release body sweat;
What is the difference between Regular and Sun Protection Swimwear?
there are 2 key differences between Regular and Sun Protective Swimwear: Fabric Type and Style Design;
1. Fabric Type: Regular and sun protection swimwear both use stretch fabric that is suitable for use in water, mostly made from Nylon, Lycra, Elastane, Spandex or Polyester yarn. The quality and performance is linked to the fabric composition example Nylon/Lycra or Polyester/PBT and to the weight example 170gsm or 200gsm (grams per sqaure meter), however to achieve UV protection status the fabric need to be tightly knitted in order to block the sun UV rays from getting through and reaching the skin, hence some regular swimwear fabrics are not suitable for sun protection. The highest UV protection ratings a fabric can achieve is UPF50+ which blocks over 97.5% of the sun UV radiation according to Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA).
2. Style Design: The design difference is easily visible between traditional swimwear styles which tends to follow fashionable trends and personal tastes where more skin is exposed, while sun protection swimwear take into considerations the need to cover as much skin as possible to ensure protection against the sun UV radiation; sun protective coverup swimwear designs such as stinger suits, dive skins and full body swimsuits covering the arms and legs have the ability to keep the skin protected all day long from the harsh UV rays which can cause sunburns, skin damage and worst case scenario skin cancer.
Over exposure to the sun UV rays can severely damage the skin!
Millions of people head outdoors every year when the weather warms up, in fact the last statistical records by census.gov of 2010 put the number of American adults participation in beach leisure activities at 58 million and 670 thousands people not including children (Census Bureau of USA), this represent about 20% of the entire USA population as of 2010, and this trend has grown in recent years. In 2016, the latest year for which incidence data are available, 82,476 new cases of Melanomas of the skin were reported in the United States (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), this represent 0.03% of the population, however when taking into consideration that about 20% of the USA population engage in beach activities and are more exposed to the sun, this figure represents 0.13% as a percentage of the people who spends their time on the beach. If you don't take precautions to be protected from the sun UVA and UVB rays, you may end up with sunburns and unwanted skin damage. Over exposure to the sun rays can severely damage the skin cells and may ultimately lead to skin cancer! Protecting yourself and your family from an early age can help preserve your skin natural elements. Although sunscreen is a great tool to help prevent sun damage, but it is not enough on its own. When spending any amount of time in the sun, it is essential to wear UV protection swimsuit and sun protective clothing in addition to applying sunscreen to minimize the effects of the sun's ultraviolet rays.